Testers

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Safe Testing for Switchgear Applications

July 25, 2016

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. – Utility engineers and technicians can now complete complex switching operations in a single procedure with Phoenix Contact’s FAME 3 Test System (Fast and Modular Energy). The touch-safe testing system features ring-lug terminal connections, preferred by U.S. electric power companies.  FAME 3 incorporates a pluggable system for testing and system maintenance for low- and... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Emerson as the Leader in Wireless Pressure Gauges

July 19, 2016

SHAKOPEE, MINN (July 15, 2016) - Frost Sullivan recognized Emerson as the Product Line Strategy Leader in the global wireless pressure gauges market. Emerson launched the Rosemount™ Wireless Pressure Gauge, the industry’s first WirelessHART® pressure gauge, in late 2015. “Unlike many of its other competitors, Emerson focused on first testing this new product in a long line of pressure... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Non-Invasive Surveying System tests high-voltage equipment.

July 18, 2016

Designed to help generation and industrial plants optimize maintenance, EMI Surveyor can detect more than 70 different electrical insulation and mechanical defects such as partial discharge, corona, arcing, and sparking in generators, motors, transformers, switchgear, and other high voltage equipment. EMI testing is performed while HV plant assets are in service, enabling efficient outage management and preparation for inspections, maintenance, and prioritization of needed repairs. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Synopsys TetraMAX II Speeds Test Generation for STMicroelectronics SoC Designs

July 15, 2016

New ATPG Engines Substantially Reduce Test Pattern Count for Lower Test Cost MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights: Evaluation of TetraMAX II demonstrated an order of magnitude speedup in runtime Achieves significant test-pattern-count reduction without impacting test coverage Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), today announced that STMicroelectronics is seeing significantly faster test... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Latest EMC, Power Integrity, Signal Integrity Solutions at EMC 2016

July 15, 2016

What: Keysight Technologies will demonstrate its latest EMC, power integrity and signal integrity solutions at EMC 2016—IEEE international symposium on electromagnetic compatibility. Keysight will have design and test experts specializing in the areas of electromagnetic interference compliance, power integrity, signal integrity and more, available in its booth. Discussions and... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Synopsys TetraMAX II ATPG Certified for ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety

July 15, 2016

Independent Functional Safety Evaluation Provides Highest Level of Safety-Related Tool Confidence MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights: Tool certification accelerates ISO 26262 functional safety qualification for automotive ICs up to the most stringent safety requirements for ASIL D Enables automotive IC design teams to accelerate their manufacturing test development process with 10X... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tier 2 Fiber Optic Cable Tester simplifies troubleshooting.

July 15, 2016

In addition to accurate test data, OTDR II offers automated fault-finding capabilities that help minimize network downtime. With touch of button, intelligent Optical Link Mapper turns complicated graphs into easy-to-read diagram displaying all events along link with pass/fail results. System’s advanced algorithms also prevent common OTDR testing challenges, such as wrong OTDR traces. Handheld and lightweight, rugged tablet-style tester offers outdoor-enhanced touchscreen. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Processor-Controlled Test Tool performs test without booting.

July 15, 2016

ScanWorks™ PCT can perform structural and functional test, as well as diagnostics, in one pass and still achieve high test speeds required on manufacturing lines. Fast test execution speeds allow memories to be tested down to bit level on Intel Core™-based platforms and to rank level on Xeon® circuit boards without disrupting flow of manufacturing line. In addition, PCT tool can test circuit board without bringing up its BIOS or UEFI firmware. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pressure Calibrator offers built-in HART capabilities.

July 14, 2016

Featuring modular design, Model 2271A Industrial Pressure Calibrator can be configured to meet different needs. Unit operates from -15 to 3,000 psi for calibration of different types of pressure gauges and sensors with one device. Removable pressure measurement modules enable users to change or add measurement ranges. With graphical user interface and intuitive menu structure, calibrator can be fully automated to help calibration laboratories run more efficiently. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Seika Machinery Now Carries the Malcom SWB-2 Automatic Wetting Balance Tester

July 11, 2016

TORRANCE, CA — Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, is pleased to introduce the Malcom SWB-2 Automatic Wetting Balance Tester. The automated solution has been designed for measuring the wetting force of your through-hole components using wave solder. The SWB-2 is a wetting balance tester for through-hole component leads.... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

MadgeTech Exhibiting at 77th Annual AAMP Convention

July 11, 2016

MadgeTech is headed to Omaha, Nebraska July 21-23 for the 77th American Convention of Meat Processors Suppliers’ Exhibition at the CenturyLink Center! The convention, organized by the American Association of Meat Processors (AAMP), provides small meat or poultry producers and other food businesses with opportunities to partake in educational sessions, networking and view demonstrations of the... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Juno Spacecraft, Containing Components Manufactured by Diversified Plastics, Inc., is Orbiting Jupiter

July 11, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS - Launched by NASA in August 2011, the solar-powered Juno spacecraft entered Jupiter's orbit on Monday, July 4, 2016.  The spacecraft is carrying the Jovian Auroral Distribution Experiment (JADE) instrument, which contains three parts manufactured by Minnesota-based Diversified Plastics, Inc. Engineered by a nationally recognized independent research and development laboratory,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Pull Test Kit aids permanent magnetic separator assessment.

July 11, 2016

Supplied in compact case, Pull Test Kit features separate compartments for organization and storage, all necessary tools and materials, as well as instructions on how to conduct proper and valid pull test. Options include digital scale with traceable calibration certification (P/N 201512425G2) or mechanical scale (P/N 107121E). Included literature also lists pull test measurement guidelines for specific Eriez magnetic separator models. Read More

Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

EMVCo Qualifies First Fully Automated PICC Analog Test Solution

July 5, 2016

COMPRION has received the EMVCo Letter of Qualification for its EMVCo PICC Analog Test Solution, which can now be used for type approval of bankcards or smartphones by accredited test laboratories. The solution also helps phone and chipset manufacturers to test the compliance of their products before launching them. The EMVCo PICC Analog Test Solution consists of the conformance test system UT³... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Fountain Valley, California Beats Water Reduction Goal with Sensus Technology

July 1, 2016

Smart water network led to 23 percent decrease in water use RALEIGH, N.C. – More than a dozen water leak alerts come into the City of Fountain Valley, California each week through its new Sensus technology. It is all part of an effort to reduce water use by 20 percent in a state plagued by drought. Fountain Valley deployed Sensus technology one year ago to help the state save billions of... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Handheld Field Testers offer CPRI RF measurement option.

July 1, 2016

With CPRI RF measurement option installed, E Series of Site Master™, Spectrum Master™, and Cell Master™ Analyzers facilitates testing of Remote Radio Heads installed atop 4G towers by identifying interference sources on radio uplink at ground level and eliminating unnecessary tower climbs. Spectrum/Spectrogram Tune & Zoom function allows users to zoom into area of interest on displayed signal to more closely examine interfering signals and better identify their origin. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies Exhibits Latest PCI Express® Design and Test Solutions at PCI-SIG® Developers Conference

June 27, 2016

Solutions Focus on All Stages of PCI Express Architecture Design and Test Workflow Highlights:

  • Keysight experts will demonstrate the latest PCI Express (PCIe®) design and test solutions
  • Featured solutions cover the entire PCIe workflow—from design to compliance
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced it will... Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Temperature Monitoring for Grain

June 27, 2016

Portable Temperature Monitoring for Grain in piles, warehouses, railcars, wagons, trucks, or ships Lincoln, Nebraska - Digital temperature sensor lances and portable handheld readers make it easy and affordable to monitor the temperature of grain, hay, or silage. Detect hot spots and spoilage in grain where cables are either impossible to install, cost prohibitive, or are just needed on a... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Test & Measuring Instruments

Microsemi Invests in Veracity to Support Commitment to IoT Security Market

June 24, 2016

- Collaboration brings synergies for industrial customers to address security concerns - Continued product development focused on leading solutions for industrial Ethernet applications complements Veracity solutions ALISO VIEJO, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Intelligent Gas Module enhances commercial gas line monitoring.

June 24, 2016

Enabling distributed intelligence, M250 records and transmits pressure and temperature reading data from commercial/industrial gas line monitors. It provides secure, open standards, IPv6, 2-way communication to utility using RF mesh network, and available data includes pressure and temperature as well as corrected and uncorrected volumes. Along with 4 dynamic channels of register data, support includes Modbus connection and user-selectable time increments for data retrieval. Read More